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Ambassador Horst Gruner

22.11.2017 - Article


Ambassador Horst Gruner
Ambassador Horst Gruner© Horst Gruner

Welcome to the website of the German Embassy in Freetown. I am happy to serve in promoting the German – Sierra Leonean relations in this beautiful country, relations that date back to the eighteenth century. Our Embassy is ready to answer all questions you may have.

Horst Gruner, Ambassador.



                                                Horst Gruner

                           born 1959 in Kilianstädten, Germany

 

 

1978

Bruchköbel: Higher education entrance qualification

1981

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1988

J.W. Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt a.M,: Studies in Geography and Economics

1984

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1985

Trenton State College New Jersey, USA:

Study exchange

1988

J.W. Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt a.M.:

Diploma in Geography

1988

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1989

Institut d’Études Politiques, Paris

1989

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1993

Federal Foreign Office in Bonn

1992

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1993

Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany in Phnom Penh, Kambodscha

1993

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1996

German Embassy in Daressalam, Tansania: Culture and Press Officer

1996

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1999

Federal Foreign Office in Bonn: Humanitarian Aid Task Force

1999

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2000

Federal Foreign Officein Berlin: Humanitarian Aid Task Force

2000

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2003

German Embassy in Algier

2003

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2006

Federal Foreign Office in Berlin: Referat USA-Kanada

2006

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2010

German Embassy in Jaunde, Kamerun: Deputy Ambassador

2010

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2011

Malabo, Äquatorialguinea: Chargé d'Affaires

2011

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2013

German Embassy in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Deputy Ambassador

2013

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2016

Federal Foreign Office: Deputy Head of Unit Southern Africa and Policy Issues Sub-Saharan Africa

2016

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2018

Federal Foreign Office in Berlin: Deputy Head of Unit Africa, Culture and media

Since September 2018

German Embassy Freetown, Sierra Leone:

Ambassador

 








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